Mark Wanzel/photo Adam Framssen inspects his work after spending over an hour shoveling his sidewalk and driveway as Barrie received its first major snowstorm Friday.

Winter wonderland

Mark Wanzel/photoAdam Framssen inspects his work after spending over an hour shoveling his sidewalk and driveway as Barrie received its first major sn

Submitted Barrie General Hospital.

Barrie's first hospital

The town’s first hospital, Barrie General Hospital, was established in the 1850s on Duckworth Street. It had four beds – two for women and two for men.

Impaired charge

BRADFORD – A Beeton woman was charged with impaired driving following a two- vehicle crash here Thursday night.

POSTMEDIA NETWORK FILE PHOTO

Fire in Penetanguishene

PENETANGUISHENE – Flames from unoccupied apartments above a Main Street business sent town firefighters and OPP there Thursday night.

OPP logo.

Sexual assault arrest

COLLINGWOOD – A local man faces charges after a woman was sexually assaulted at her Saint-Paul Street apartment here Dec. 2.

Violent street robbery

INNISFIL – A man was violently robbed of his wallet and cellphone by two other men in Alcona Thursday night.

Carol Corriveau-Truchon.

Trustees elected

Trustees elected Carol Corriveau-Truchon as chair and Maria Hardie as vice-chair at Wednesday’s Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board meeting.

     

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